Confederation Centre accepting donations for annual Pinch Penny Fair

Published on February 16, 2017

Confederation Centre of the Arts, Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.

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CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. — Donations are now being accepted for the annual Pinch Penny Fair coming up this April.

The Friends of the Confederation Centre are looking for gently used household items, books, sporting goods, toys, plants, music, jewelry, furniture, tools and glassware.

Clothing, TVs and computer donations can not be accepted.

Donations can be dropped off at the security desk at the Richmond Street entrance of the Confederations Centre during regular operating hours.

The 49th annual Pinch Penny Fair takes place Saturday, April 22, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the centre.

The fair will feature a giant indoor yard sale, silent auction, bake sale, plant table, book sale, face painting and children’s activities.

 For more information, call 902-628-6141 or email friends@confederationcentre.com.